The Chief Data Architect at Uber, MC Srivas talks about the Impact of AI on Transportation & Smart Cities.
At Uber, MC Srivas worries about all data issues from trips, riders/partners, pricing to analytics, self-driving cars, security, and data-center planning. Previously, Srivas was CTO/founder of MapR Technologies, a top Hadoop distribution. Prior to that, Srivas worked at Google on search, developing and running the core search engine that powered many of Google’s special verticals like ads, maps, shopping.
Before joining Google, Srivas was chief architect at Spinnaker Networks (now Netapp), which formed the basis of Netapp’s flagship NAS products. Before that, Srivas ran the Andrew File System team at Transarc, which was acquired by IBM. Srivas has a MS from University of Delaware, and a BTech from IIT-Delhi.